Archive for April, 2009

Jagr keeping Oilers in mind

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
If Jaromir Jagr returns to the NHL, he says the Edmonton Oilers would have first crack at signing him.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/04/30/sp-jagr-oilers.html?ref=rss

Bulls force Game 7 with 3OT win

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
John Salmons scored 35 points and Derrick Rose blocked Rajon Rondos shot with three seconds left in triple overtime as the Chicago Bulls outlasted the Boston Celtics 128-127.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2009/04/30/sp-bos-chi.html?ref=rss

Canucks survive Blackhawks in opener

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
Defenceman Sami Salo scored with 1:13 remaining to give the Canucks a 5-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night at GM Place in Vancouver.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/Wr2-2/story/2009/04/30/sp-blackhawks-canucks-gm1.html?ref=rss

Garza flirts with perfection in Rays rout

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
Starter Matt Garza was perfect through six innings against the Boston Red Sox on Thursday as the Tampa Bay Rays beat their American League East rivals 13-0.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/04/30/sp-garza-rays.html?ref=rss

Mason Canada top Czech Republic

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
Canadas penalty killers were as efficient as their Swiss-German hosts at the 2009 world hockey championships on Thursday, and when they did slip up, goalie Chris Mason was nothing short of brilliant in a 5-1 victory.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/04/30/sp-adams-can-cze.html?ref=rss

Buck propels Royals past Blue Jays

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
John Buck tripled twice and drove in five runs as the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-6 on Thursday afternoon.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/04/30/sp-bluejays-royals.html?ref=rss

Quebec boxers Pascal Diaconu to make history

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
Adrian Diaconu will defend his World Boxing Council light heavyweight title against Jean Pascal in an all-Quebec fight at the Bell Centre in Montreal, it was announced on Thursday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/04/30/sp-montreal-bout.html?ref=rss

Zednik inks 2 year deal with Russian Superleague

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
The same day he was named a finalist for the NHLs Bill Masterton Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey, Richard Zednik inked a deal with a Russian Superleague.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/04/30/sp-zednik-superleague.html?ref=rss

Replay Summer hockey Do kids really need it

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
On Thursday, April 30, Our Game chatted with former Toronto Maple Leaf Bob McGill and other experts in a LIVE discussion about summer hockey.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/ourgame/story/2009/04/24/sp-summer-hockey-2.html?ref=rss

Chelios Sullivan Zednik named Masterton trophy finalists

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
The oldest player in the NHL and two guys who came back from major injuries are the finalists for the NHLs Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/04/30/sp-masterton.html?ref=rss